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Sun motif

Sun motif

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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View from Carrington Hospital, Camden, N.S.W.

View from Carrington Hospital, Camden, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Camden, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from G. Coats, 1836

Convict love token from G. Coats, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Ceramic kangaroo figure with a large triangular body and a small head

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Terence Lane collection
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Sculptures
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Aboriginal ceremony 'opening the bora'

Aboriginal ceremony 'opening the bora'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Belt buckle

Belt buckle

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Belt buckles
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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Upper Murray River Region, Victoria, Australia
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Christmas card from Governor General William Slim, 1958

Christmas card from Governor General William Slim, 1958

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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William Slim
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1958
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Message sticks
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Not provided
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1926
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Envelope containing a letter from Joan Richmond to her mother

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Joan Richmond collection
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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The Miss Australia Quest brochure

The Miss Australia Quest brochure

Susie Elelman collection
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Pamphlets
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Romanus Poantumillui
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Surf Carnival. Bronte N.S.W

Surf Carnival. Bronte N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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General Post Office Melbourne

General Post Office Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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1913
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Handwritten note on the history of the Cullinan Diamond, written in Johannesburg by E R Mayne whilst on tour with the Australian Cricket Team in 1921

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Nanette Ward collection
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Cream-coloured partial dance program

Cream-coloured partial dance program

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Club

Club

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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General view of the township, Kyogle, NSW

General view of the township, Kyogle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kyogle, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Badge titled 'No Troops for Sinai'

Badge titled 'No Troops for Sinai'

General Palestinian Delegation collection
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Political badges
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Sinai, Egypt
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Palestine Liberation Organisation
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1982
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Mask

Mask

Papuan Official collection
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Masks
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Slouch hat from Light Horse uniform

Slouch hat from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Susan Hayes
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Undiscovered #6, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

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Michael Cook collection
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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Ellerbek

Ellerbek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sans Souci, Katoomba, NSW

Sans Souci, Katoomba, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Australian National War Memorial, Canberra, ACT

Australian National War Memorial, Canberra, ACT

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Four boys, two in scout uniforms, with bicycles in the background

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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Margaret Anglin

Margaret Anglin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Talma & Co
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Balmoral Beach

Balmoral Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Miss Olive Morrell

Miss Olive Morrell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Rotary Photographic Company Ltd
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Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Sydney Harbour from Dawes Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boston Harbour

Boston Harbour

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Jimmy Duddly
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Mother Shipton's Prophecy

Mother Shipton's Prophecy

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Untitled by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

Untitled by Miriam Napanangka, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kujuwarri, Western Australia, Australia
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Miriam Napanangka
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2007
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Letter

Letter

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Joobaitch 'An old West Australian Aboriginal of the Guildford Tribe'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Swan River, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bride with her attendants.

Bride with her attendants.

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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A.A. Lilley from the 1901-02 English Cricket Team to Australia

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Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Whitehead and Hoag
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Courtroom sketch made at the1982 trial of Michael and Lindy Chamberlain by artist Veronica O'Leary

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Courtroom sketch 'The Chamberlains and the defence lawyers.' by Veronica O'Leary dated 29 September 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Medicine chest and contents

Medicine chest and contents

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Medicine chests
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Invitation to the Returning Officer for Williamstown, Mr F.H. Bolton & Lady, in the Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Thursday 9th May 1901, to witness the Opening of the Parliament of the Commonwealth

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 8
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Invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Government of Victoria
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1901
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Postcard featuring a printed pen and ink drawing of four machine gunners, firing through a break in the defences.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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My grandfather was going hunting and he caught a kangaroo and the sun was going down at Ooldea

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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Souvenir fundraising badge from the display of a British Mk IV Tank at Adelaide on 5 September 1918

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Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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Convict love token from James Thurtell, 1829

Convict love token from James Thurtell, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Birdsville, Alex Rabig's house

Birdsville, Alex Rabig's house

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 2
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Negatives
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Birdsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Guwak ga Marrngu (Nightbird & possum).

Guwak ga Marrngu (Nightbird & possum).

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Luwandi Mununggurr
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1985
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Pair of spurs from Light Horse uniform

Pair of spurs from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military equipment
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Tabulam Primary School
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Invoice

Invoice

ET Fealy collection
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Postcard showing a No 33 Angel Islington tram travelling along a street

Postcard showing a No 33 Angel Islington tram travelling alo...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Islington, Greater London, England
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